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    1. November 30, 2014

      European business schools consolidate at home but expand abroad

      The past year for European business schools has been a tale of two economies. Economic stagnation at home has resulted in...

    2. November 28, 2014

      London’s transport finance chief on his journey to the top

      As head of finance at one of the world’s most congested travel networks, Steve Allen could be expected to have a head for...

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    1. November 23, 2014

      Tips on staff productivity from a happiness evangelist

      Although there is a proven link between happiness and productivity, boosting staff levels of joy is not top of most...

    2. November 3, 2014

      Forget Mozart, companies now prefer a steady Salieri as CEO

      It used to be that calling someone a “good manager” was to damn with faint praise. But we may have had a surfeit of charisma...

    3. October 19, 2014

      EMBA no longer just a corporate degree as entrepreneurs sign up

      Eben Upton is a Cambridge man through and through. It was no surprise, then, that after he studied engineering and computer...

    4. MBA blog

      August 2, 2014

      One MBA, three perspectives

      My swansong post features three classmates who are representative of the Insead MBA experience in every way. Three different...

    5. July 13, 2014

      Students opt for internships with impact

      Creating marketing plans for Afghan artisans, enhancing nutrition in African food and developing healthcare in the Middle...

    6. MBA blog

      July 11, 2014

      A discussion with Prof Massimo Massa

      What’s the difference between a Master in Finance programme and an MBA and who should apply for an MiF? How do online...

    7. July 9, 2014

      Dipak Jain heads to Thailand to become dean for a third time

      Dipak Jain, former dean of Insead and the Kellogg school at Northwestern University, has been appointed dean of the Sasin...

    8. June 22, 2014

      Financial training must learn lessons from Great Recession

      Business education is itself a business, so it is not unusual to receive a marketing spiel when enquiring about a programme....

    9. MBA blog

      June 5, 2014

      30 days to the finish line

      I graduate in 30 days. We’re on the last stretch of the MBA – the last semester, or P5, as we call it – and graduation is...

    10. May 18, 2014

      The Academic Week Ahead

      Monday – May 19 Be a leader The Open University Business School is running a series of free webinars around the subject of...

    11. May 11, 2014

      The revival of executive education

      The figures tell the tale: after seven years of gloom and despondency, the business of executive education short courses,...

    12. March 28, 2014

      Intellectual property: investing in higher education

      Benjamin Franklin once said that “an investment in knowledge pays the best interest”. The structural shifts in higher...

    13. March 25, 2014

      Wharton and Harvard top latest UT Dallas research ranking

      US business schools continue to dominate business school research, with 25 of the top 30 schools based there, according to...

    14. MBA blog

      March 25, 2014

      The importance of developing staff talent - an insider's view

      Recruitment season is in full swing at Insead and a noticeable trend has been the proliferation of graduate programmes...

    15. beyondbrics

      March 19, 2014

      Guest post: EMs may be under performing but the corporations emerging from them have a rosy outlook

      By Amitava Chattopadhyay of Insead Emerging market economies have experienced hard times of late. In India, FY13 GDP growth...

    16. March 14, 2014

      In praise of diversity and a digital future

      Ilian Mihov professes to have one claim to fame: that he is the first professor from eastern Europe to become dean of a...

    17. March 9, 2014

      Relationships take on fresh meaning in interactive academia

      Business school is as much about building a network of contacts as it is about mastering discounted cash flow or Michael...

    18. March 3, 2014

      IMD professors top Oscars of the business school world

      While all eyes in the film world are turned towards the Academy Award prize winners, the business school world has also just...

    19. MBA blog

      February 24, 2014

      An MBA student describes his experience at Insead

      An MBA at Insead guarantees that you will meet students from at least 80 different countries on campus. With such a diverse...

    20. MBA blog

      February 13, 2014

      A chat with Insead's Jean Dermine on banking and the future roles of MBAs

      My classmate Coralie Gache, a banker formerly with BNP Paribas, and I had a quick chat with Professor Jean Dermine, Insead’s...

    21. January 26, 2014

      Big names dominate FT MBA ranking top spots

      The FT Global MBA ranking and the English football Premier League have one thing in common. Pundits may argue about who will...

    22. MBA blog

      January 13, 2014

      Parlez-vous Français?

      Funnily enough, as I began writing this blog post, I came across my fellow blogger Andrew Radin’s post on why it’s advisable...

    23. January 1, 2014

      Systematic guide to the appliance of alliances

      Network Advantage: How to unlock value from your alliances and partnerships, by Henrich Greve, Tim Rowley and Andrew...

    24. December 15, 2013

      Insead pair have a British taste for success

      The green fields of southern England may not be famed for their vineyards, but the reputation of the country’s sparkling...

    25. December 11, 2013

      Fresh approaches for judging the FT/City Ingenuity Awards

      Last year the FT/Citi Ingenuity Awards judging panel chose Kenya’s Community Cooker Foundation as the winner of the Energy...

    26. December 11, 2013

      FT/City Ingenuity Awards runners-up

      Highly commended: Bicycle Empowerment Network The Bicycle Empowerment Network is an expanding chain of sale and repair shops...

    27. MBA blog

      December 2, 2013

      MBA: the year in review

      I’ve realized that I begin every blog post wondering how time seems to just fly by when you’re doing your MBA.It’s December...

    28. December 1, 2013

      Women at Business School – Laurence Capron, professor

      Laurence Capron is the professor of partnership and active ownership at Insead and director of the school’s executive...

    29. December 1, 2013

      Good signs for Europe’s business schools

      Good things come to those who wait, they say. After five years of constant uncertainty and frequent gloom, Europe’s top...

    30. December 1, 2013

      Half a century of the MBA in Europe

      It was in 1967, a few months before rioting students filled the streets of Paris, that François Vachey enrolled on a degree...

    31. November 17, 2013

      The Academic Week Ahead

      Monday – Nov 18 Test your knowledge Teams from Insead, Harvard, London Business School and Wharton are competing against...

    32. October 20, 2013

      Lessons in life

      I must have answered the question 100 times. “What do you expect from your EMBA?”, friends would ask, wondering if the scary...

    33. October 20, 2013

      The challenges facing the EMBA

      In 2010, Konstantin Sidorov had one objective when he began his executive MBA programme – an MBA for senior working...

    34. October 16, 2013

      Charles Galunic, Insead

      Every week a business school professor, an expert in his or her field, defines a key term on FT Lexicon, our online...

    35. MBA blog

      October 4, 2013

      The importance of being curious

      A month at Insead. As I’d promised myself when I left Dubai in late August, wanderlust is one of my first core courses at...

    36. October 1, 2013

      Insead appoints Ilian Mihov as dean in Singapore

      Insead has appointed economist and Singapore resident Ilian Mihov as dean. Prof Mihov has been one of two interim deans...

    37. MBA blog

      September 25, 2013

      MBA exchange in Singapore

      It has been a while since my last blog and that is mainly due to a very hectic two months. Towards the end of my summer, I...

    38. September 15, 2013

      Masters in Management: Big deals as business schools seek scale

      Amid the brouhaha that arose in July surrounding the tie-up between Thunderbird, the US business school, and Laureate, a...

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